Advent with Toddlers

So, fellow Adventers, how's it working out for you? Soon after I posted about Advent last week, I felt a need for transparency in how this all plays out. You see, I'm kind of an Advent rookie, and I'm not great with crafts or planned activities for my kids. So sitting down to plan a month of reading and playing together left me feeling uncharacteristically prepared and excited. But I'm also a realist. My favorite James family motto is "Anything worth doing is worth doing poorly." So we'll try sticking with an Advent calendar this year, and we'll give ourselves the freedom to do it poorly....more
As a tip from a non-crafter: Advent doesn't have to be about crafts. It's about whatever you ...more